Rutgers: Recent college grads large percentage of unemployed

NEW BRUNSWICK - A recent study from Rutgers University says that recent college graduates make up a good portion of the country's unemployed. As of right now, the unemployment rate is hovering just over 9 percent.

Of those who are unemployed, 14 percent are looking for full time work. The director of the Rutgers Workforce Development Center says that college graduates are vulnerable when it comes to finding a job. Lack of experience and competition with older skilled workers add fuel to the fire.

The study also stated that three out of four people surveyed said they wished they had done things different in college, like taking advantage of more internships and to have started the job hunting process before they had graduated.

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